I Am a Poetato

I Am a Poetato 
by John Hegley

by John Hegley (Frances Lincoln)

In recognition of his standing as a poet of, well, some standing, the publisher has given Hegley’s new collection a hard cover and a bigger format. It’s worth it. There are some fabulous ideas in here as Hegley takes his usual off-the-wall look at life with wit and wisdom. I give you (and surely someone will grab the last line as a catchphrase):

The Quibble

likes an argument

at any time of day,

morning or night,

You might hear the Quibble say,

‘That’s not quite right, is it?

Or, ‘Are you sure, Barbara?’


The Poetry Zone

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